Tecumseh and The Prophet Joseph
Treaty of Greeneville <ul><li>Signed in 1795 </li></ul><ul><li>Many Tribes were present </li></ul><ul><li>The Indians cede...
Tecumseh <ul><li>Military Man, Great Warrior </li></ul><ul><li>Confederacy of Indian Tribes west of the Appalachians </li>...
The Prophet - Tenskwatawa <ul><li>Suggest the forsaking of all White customs </li></ul><ul><li>“ Master of Life” - Shawnee...
Prophetstown <ul><li>Northwestern Illinois </li></ul><ul><li>More People, More Power </li></ul><ul><li>White’s feared the ...
William H. Harrison <ul><li>Governor of the Indiana Territory </li></ul><ul><li>An army was commissioned to allieviate fea...
Battle of Tippecanoe <ul><li>Tecumseh was away recruiting other Indians for the Confederation </li></ul><ul><li>The Prophe...
Battle of the Thames <ul><li>William Henry Harrison lead the army </li></ul><ul><li>British were on retreat </li></ul><ul>...
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Tecumseh

  1. 1. Tecumseh and The Prophet Joseph
  2. 2. Treaty of Greeneville <ul><li>Signed in 1795 </li></ul><ul><li>Many Tribes were present </li></ul><ul><li>The Indians ceded land to the Whites </li></ul>
  3. 3. Tecumseh <ul><li>Military Man, Great Warrior </li></ul><ul><li>Confederacy of Indian Tribes west of the Appalachians </li></ul><ul><li>Tecumseh’s Federation </li></ul>
  4. 4. The Prophet - Tenskwatawa <ul><li>Suggest the forsaking of all White customs </li></ul><ul><li>“ Master of Life” - Shawnee God </li></ul>
  5. 5. Prophetstown <ul><li>Northwestern Illinois </li></ul><ul><li>More People, More Power </li></ul><ul><li>White’s feared the Indians </li></ul><ul><li>“ War Hawks” </li></ul>
  6. 6. William H. Harrison <ul><li>Governor of the Indiana Territory </li></ul><ul><li>An army was commissioned to allieviate fear of Indian Attack </li></ul>
  7. 7. Battle of Tippecanoe <ul><li>Tecumseh was away recruiting other Indians for the Confederation </li></ul><ul><li>The Prophet decided to attack the Americans </li></ul><ul><li>November 7, 1811 </li></ul><ul><li>62 Whites killed, 126 Wounded </li></ul><ul><li>Indian losses are unknown, but estimated at 40 deaths </li></ul>
  8. 8. Battle of the Thames <ul><li>William Henry Harrison lead the army </li></ul><ul><li>British were on retreat </li></ul><ul><li>Americans won </li></ul><ul><li>Marked the end of Indian alliance </li></ul>

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